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A Guide To North Vancouver Municipality And Living There

North VancouverThe North Vancouver municipality serves and manages the city’s infrastructure and welfare. It made up of elected board members who ensure the city remain efficient and safe. The North Vancouver municipality is perhaps the reason the city ranks as a top international destination.

Real Estate

Real estate in North Vancouver is characterized by hundreds of property listings. The real estate industry serves and caters for everyone and any budget. Condos, apartments, houses to rent and houses to buy are all listed. It is one of the largest and fastest growing sectors of North Vancouver, and is attracting investors from all over. In 2009, the city was rated among the best places to live in.

Accommodation

Finding suitable and affordable housing in North Vancouver is not difficult, although you’ll need to do some research on the best accommodation. Whether you are looking to rent or buy a house, apartment or condo, Vancouver has a plethora of furnished and unfurnished options. Different accommodations come with their attributes: some within vicinity to outdoor activities, and some in secluded, quiet areas.

Lifestyle

Lifestyle in North Vancouver is depicted by different activities. The city encourages healthy and active lifestyles, and supports recreation pursuits for all residents. The North Vancouver recreation and culture commission oversees the delivery of several outdoor and indoor activities suitable for all ages, abilities and interests.

Weather conditions in North Vancouver vary and allows for different activities such as; snowboarding, snowshoeing and cross-country skiing. The city is a blend of diverse cultures originating from England, Scotland, Ireland, Germany and Asia. As a resident or visitor you’ll get the opportunity to immerse yourself in these distinct cultures and ethnicities; you can also try out different indigenous meals in any of the many restaurants.

Villages in North Vancouver

Villages like deep cove and Lynn Valley are common references in books, websites and the locals when they talk of the north shore. These two are village-like areas within the city, but not large enough to be called districts.

Deep Cove

Nestled at the foot of Mount Seymour and next to the Indian Arm, it is a great place to relax and sightsee. Can be extremely busy on summer weekends, but has several restaurants, shops, hiking spots, parks and canoe rentals to keep you occupied. You can also get a snack from the many takeaway outlets, lie on the grass and watch different activities unfold around you. Deep Cove can be reached by taking the exit on Dollarton highway after the second narrows bridge, and going along till the end. Buses #211 or #212 will take you there.

Lynn valley

Situated on Lynn Valley Road, north of Hwy 1, this community has restaurants, shops and two parks with swimming and hiking facilities. It boasts a new plaza and library designed to provide a common meeting place for the community. You can commute there by taking exit 19 on Hwy 1 or buses #228, #210, #255 or #229.

Doing business

Whether you are looking to invest in a business or starting a new one, North Vancouver offers some of the greatest opportunities in North America with no need to commute. According to a 2013 KPMG report on competitive alternatives, Vancouver ranked 5th with an index score of 87.0, falling marginally behind the likes of Frankfurt, London, Paris and Tokyo. Canada enjoys AAA credit rating, making it one of the best places to do business. A sound financial system that is noted by low interest rates, competitiveness and stability make it a top investment destination.

Craft beer

North Vancouver recently enjoyed the opening of its 4th craft beer brewery. If you are a craft beer lover, then you won’t be disappointed as every bar in the city sells it.

Seaspan

Seaspan delivers paramount marine solutions. The company offers deep-sea and coastal transportation, ship building, bunkering and ship repair services throughout North America. The company also offers ferry and shipyard services via other affiliate shipping companies. The ideal ferry service for the north shore.

North VancouverInformation Links:

http://www.nvchamber.ca
http://www.lowerlonsdalebusinessassociation.com
http://www.cnv.org
http://northvanrec.com/facilities/default.aspx
http://www.cnv.org/Your-Government/Official-Community-Plan

Commuting

Although North Vancouver has several public commuter options, most people prefer driving around. Nevertheless the city has one of the highest travel times in Canada, ranking higher than the national average. Buses, taxis and trains are popular commuting services; Seabus offers ferry services, Skytrain offers a rail service throughout Vancouver and surrounding areas, and Translink manages all transportation across the city.

New North Vancouver Live MLS Listings

North Vancouver Neighborhood

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  • 2250 INDIAN RIVER Crescent in North Vancouver: Indian River House for sale : MLS(r) # R2141230

    Main Photo: 2250 INDIAN RIVER Crescent in North Vancouver: Indian River House for sale : MLS(r) # R2141230
    $25,000,000
    Residential Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    R2141230
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    5
    Floor Area:
    8,537 sq. ft.
    Set amidst the majestic beauty of old growth trees, you will be captivated by nature inside this extraordinary 5.6-acre private gated estate that emerges from the landscape like a natural outcropping of its environment. One of the most stunningly crafted 8,500 sqft Mansions, custom built in 1989 without compromise for the original owner bearing testament to the unmatched quality throughout. Elegant & inviting spaces are prominent through use of indigenous materials of wood, stonework and large expanses of glass offer a perfect marriage of its surroundings as inspiration. Every detail of this grandeur residence was carefully planned, placed, and executed with the utmost skill. Located on Indian River Crescent with only a short drive to all the amazing amenities in Deep Cove. More details
    RE/MAX Lionel Lorence
  • 672 BEACHVIEW Drive in North Vancouver: Dollarton House for sale : MLS(r) # R2131001

    Main Photo: 672 BEACHVIEW Drive in North Vancouver: Dollarton House for sale : MLS(r) # R2131001
    $12,800,000
    Residential Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    R2131001
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    6
    Floor Area:
    7,203 sq. ft.
    Spectacular waterfront estate, designed by world-renowned architect Brian Hemingway, using the natural slope of the site, from the street to the waters edge. Entirely West Coast style structure, with an Asian, East meets West intention, with over 7,200 sq. ft. of awe inspiring interior space. Extensive beam & woodwork constructed of local old growth Douglas Fir& Pennsylvania Blue Stone seamlessly throughout. The ridge skylight on the main level is a spectacular architectural feature, & is intended to act as the spine of the home & introduce endless natural light. Architecturally speaking one the most significant & spectacular homes the North Shore has to offer, in conjunction with its absolutely amazing waterfront setting, private dock, it is a world-class residence that is second to none. More details
    Angell Hasman & Assoc.Rlty.Ltd
  • 3715 DOLLARTON Highway in North Vancouver: Roche Point Home for sale : MLS(r) # R2151148

    Main Photo: 3715 DOLLARTON Highway in North Vancouver: Roche Point Home for sale : MLS(r) # R2151148
    $11,980,000
    Land Only
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    R2151148
    Rare real 1st line waterfront property close to 60,000sq ,unblocked water view step to beach, now in the processing of subdividing to 6 RS3 strata lots with its own pid, all subdivision related documents are in the attachment. the whole subdivision will be finished by the end of 2017 or latest the beginning of 2018. Asking price just as listed date. It will be different due to the different stage of subdivision progress. Most desirable location walk distance to golf course, shopping and transit. Boat dock can be arranged with the neighbour. School catchment: Seycove Secondary&Sherwood Park Elementary More details
    Coldwell Banker Prestige Rlty
  • 2050 CARDINAL Crescent in North Vancouver: Deep Cove House for sale : MLS(r) # R2163980

    Main Photo: 2050 CARDINAL Crescent in North Vancouver: Deep Cove House for sale : MLS(r) # R2163980
    $6,500,000
    Residential Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    R2163980
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    6
    Floor Area:
    4,923 sq. ft.
    WATERFRONT WITH PRIVATE DOCK, INGROUND POOL, OVER 100 FT OF WATER FRONTAGE ON .70 OF AN ACRE! This spectacular WEST COAST CONTEMPORARY HOME sits on 3 levels and is just shy of 5000 SF. Upstairs has OCEAN VIEWS form almost every principal room, this open plan layout has been completely updated with oak hardwood flooring, newer high end gourmet kitchen, soap stone gas fireplace. Downstairs has 3 large bedrooms all with ensuites, walk in closets and private balconies. Master is equipped with gas fireplace, 6 pce ensuite and spectacular OCEAN view. The lower level is walk out to the inground concrete pool and deck areas leading to your private dock. TRULY 1 of a kind, extremely private and neighbouring onto parkland. More details
    Sutton Grp-West Coast Realty
  • 3695 BLUEBONNET Road in North Vancouver: Edgemont House Duplex for sale : MLS(r) # R2161100

    Main Photo: 3695 BLUEBONNET Road in North Vancouver: Edgemont House Duplex for sale : MLS(r) # R2161100
    $6,488,000
    Multifamily
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    R2161100
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    1,500 sq. ft.
    DO NOT WALK PROPERTY. Very rare property for sale in the heart of Edgemont Village, almost 25,000 sq. ft. zoned RM1. Four rental units now, 2 side by side duplexes. Total rent is low, at approximately $6,000. Per month. Value is in the land, do not bother tenants, all been there from 5 to 20 years. See district re up-zoning for best use and time frame for redevelopment. More details
    Sotheby's Int'l Realty Canada
  • 3695 BLUEBONNET Road in North Vancouver: Edgemont Home for sale in "EDGEMONT VILLAGE" : MLS(r) # R2163453

    Main Photo: 3695 BLUEBONNET Road in North Vancouver: Edgemont Home for sale in "EDGEMONT VILLAGE" : MLS(r) # R2163453
    $6,488,000
    Land Only
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    R2163453
    DO NOT WALK PROPERTY. Very rare property for sale in the heart of Edgemont Village, almost 25,000 sq. ft. zoned RM1. Four rental units now, 2 side by side duplexes. Total rent is low, at approximately $6,000. Per month. Value is in the land, do not bother tenants, all been there from 5 to 20 years. See district re up-zoning for best use and time frame for redevelopment. More details
    Sotheby's Int'l Realty Canada
  • 1938 CARDINAL Crescent in North Vancouver: Deep Cove House for sale : MLS(r) # R2154240

    Main Photo: 1938 CARDINAL Crescent in North Vancouver: Deep Cove House for sale : MLS(r) # R2154240
    $5,900,000
    Residential Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    R2154240
    Bedrooms:
    6
    Bathrooms:
    5
    Floor Area:
    5,092 sq. ft.
    SPECTACULAR CONTEMPORARY WATERFRONT HOME WITH PRIVATE DOCK! Walk into this 3 level 5000+SF home and you will be overwhelmed by the pristine OCEAN and mountain views all the way up Indian Arm. Totally UPDATED to impress the fussiest buyer, features eclipse style doors to enjoy indoor/outdoor living, custom seamless glass railings to enjoy the MILLION dollar views, highest end finishing's throughout the home, gourmet kitchen with Miele appliances, hardwood flooring, 6 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms and many flex rooms as well as nanny suite possibilities. This type of OPPORTUNITY is seldom available. Come enjoy WATERFRONT living at its finest and enjoy everything DEEP COVE has to offer! Open Thurs, May 11th, from 10-12. More details
    Sutton Grp-West Coast Realty
  • 2853 CRESCENTVIEW Drive in North Vancouver: Edgemont House for sale in "EDGEMONT" : MLS(r) # R2172002

    Main Photo: 2853 CRESCENTVIEW Drive in North Vancouver: Edgemont House for sale in "EDGEMONT" : MLS(r) # R2172002
    $5,280,000
    Residential Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    R2172002
    Bedrooms:
    5
    Bathrooms:
    5
    Floor Area:
    5,262 sq. ft.
    "THE BEST OF EDGEMONT”-TRULY SPECTACULAR estate-like property with an elegant, timeless 5300 sq.ft residence sitting on an exceptional 17,000 sq.ft completely private, flat lot on CRESCENTVIEW DRIVE in the HEART OF EDGEMONT VILLAGE. This one of a kind home boasts a spacious main living area opening to the magical sunny, south-facing backyard with beautifully landscaped gardens, covered hot tub and outdoor kitchen area-ideal for entertaining where kids and friends can play forever and will never want to leave. Three bedrooms up including the spacious master bedroom with a luxurious ensuite. The lower level offers two more bedrooms, a fantastic gym, hobby room, media room, wine cellar and rec room. Air conditioning and a 3 car garage. More details
    Royal LePage Sussex (WVan)
  • 438 E 3RD Street in North Vancouver: Lower Lonsdale House for sale : MLS(r) # R2177874

    Main Photo: 438 E 3RD Street in North Vancouver: Lower Lonsdale House for sale : MLS(r) # R2177874
    $4,900,000
    Residential Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    R2177874
    Bedrooms:
    5
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    2,200 sq. ft.
    Attention builders & investors, this corner house sitting on 8262 SF lot next to the 432-434 at lot size 6,000 SF (pls refer MLS #R2177893) with lane access. This is a huge development in an area of the revitalizing MOODYVILLE redevelopment in Lower Lonsdale. OCP MU2 - with 2.0 FSR (additional maximum bonuses 0.5 FSR), to permit a range of housing types including apartments or townhouses with retail stores on this lot with city & ocean views from 4th floors or rooftop decks. Existing house is very livable. Selling as land value only. More details
    Royal Pacific Rlty. (Kingsway)
  • 2646 NEWMARKET Drive in North Vancouver: Edgemont House for sale : MLS(r) # R2164356

    Main Photo: 2646 NEWMARKET Drive in North Vancouver: Edgemont House for sale : MLS(r) # R2164356
    $4,788,000
    Residential Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    R2164356
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    6
    Floor Area:
    5,857 sq. ft.
    Award winning Paramax Homes will raise the bar with this upcoming custom residence in the heart of Edgemont Village! This Built Green home will feature a modern contemporary design with a high standard of finish and materials throughout. Almost 6,000 square feet of luxurious living space set on a prime 9,200 square foot, mountain view corner property. Some highlights include 20 foot ceilings in foyer and great room, sliding glass panel walls, floating staircase, radiant heat with AC and HRV, courtyard, feature wine closet, Gaggenau Appliances, deluxe home theatre and spectacular outdoor covered living area! This is a chance to have input for further customization of specific features & work in conjunction with Paramax. More details
    Virani Real Estate Advisors
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Listing information last updated on June 29, 2017
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